Direct and indirect control speak to controlling or instituting changes in people or a system, from systems of government to ecosystems. For example, governments often use methods of indirect control to manipulate the country's economic state.
Direct marketing is an advertising strategy that physically deals and communicates with the consumer, while indirect marketing advertises in quantity by mass media outlets, such as Internet, TV and radio ads. Direct marketing methods include telemarketing, subscriptions and fliers.
In disease transmission, direct contact requires physical contact and indirect contact can include touching surfaces, previously touched by an infected person. Direct contact can include touching, kissing and sexual contact so that the microorganisms can be physically transferred. Many organisms can
Direct rule is a system of governmental rule in which the central authority has power over the country. Indirect rule is a system of government in which a central authority has power over a country or area, but the local government maintains some authority. Indirect rule and direct rule are the syst
Direct investments are those in which the investor owns the particular assets himself, while indirect investments are investments made in vehicles that pool investor money to buy or sell assets, according to Red Mountain Asset Research. A direct investor invests in the asset itself, whereas an indir
Direct and indirect employment vary in that direct employment involves employees who physically manufacture or produce goods, while indirect employment involves individuals who support those processes. Common examples of direct labor include equipment operators and employees who work on assembly lin
According to Inside Business Magazine, a company faces direct competition when there are other businesses within the market that offer the same services or products. Indirect competition occurs when a company faces business rivalry from substitute services or products. Both direct and indirect compe
Direct and indirect characterizations are essentially the difference between "showing" and "telling" when it comes to introducing attributes of a fictitious character to a reader. In literature, information about a character given via the narrator is a direct characterization, whereas indirect chara
The term "direct variation" refers to a mathematical correlation between two variables where one variable can be represented as a constant multiple of the other unknown quantity. It is also known as a "direct proportion."
Indirect financing occurs when a company borrows money from a financial intermediary, such as a bank, according to Oswego University. The company pays the intermediary interest while the intermediary pays interest to its investors or depositors. Direct financing involves the company's borrowing of f